American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Alaska, Ptarmigan Peak, Western Chugach

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  • Publication Year: 1992

Ptarmigan Peak, Western Chugach. In mid February, Tom Walters and I climbed the prominent north buttress of Ptarmigan Peak. The route ascends steep comers formed by massive blocks. With four 5th-class pitches on relatively sound rock, the climbing was steep and varied. (III, 5.8.)

Charles Sassara

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